Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Speak

2 Corinthians 8:10
And in this I give my advice: for this is expedient for you, who have begun before, not only to do, but also to desire a year ago.
2 Corinthians 9:7
Every man according as he purposes in his heart, so let him give; not grudgingly, or of necessity: for God loves a cheerful giver.
1 Corinthians 7:6
But I speak this by permission, and not of commandment.

By occasion

2 Corinthians 8:1
Moreover, brethren, we want you to know of the grace of God bestowed on the churches of Macedonia;
2 Corinthians 9:2
For I know the eagerness of your mind, for which I boast of you to them of Macedonia, that Achaia was ready a year ago; and your zeal has provoked very many.
Romans 11:12
Now if the fall of them be the riches of the world, and the diminishing of them the riches of the Gentiles; how much more their fullness?
Hebrews 10:24
And let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works:

Prove

2 Corinthians 8:24
Therefore show to them, and before the churches, the proof of your love, and of our boasting on your behalf.
2 Corinthians 6:6
By pureness, by knowledge, by longsuffering, by kindness, by the Holy Spirit, by love unfeigned,
Joshua 24:14
Now therefore fear the LORD, and serve him in sincerity and in truth: and put away the gods which your fathers served on the other side of the River, and in Egypt; and serve you the LORD.
Ezekiel 33:31
And they come unto you as the people comes, and they sit before you as my people, and they hear your words, but they will not do them: for with their mouth they show much love, but their heart goes after their covetousness.
Romans 12:9
Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good.
Ephesians 4:15
But speaking the truth in love, may grow up into him in all things, who is the head, even Christ:
James 2:14
What does it profit, my brethren, though a man says he has faith, and has not works? can faith save him?
1 Peter 1:22
Seeing you have purified your souls in obeying the truth through the Spirit unto sincere love of the brethren, see that you love one another with a pure heart fervently:
1 John 3:17
But whoever has this world's goods, and sees his brother have need, and shuts up his heart of compassion from him, how dwells the love of God in him?

General references

Genesis 44:2
And put my cup, the silver cup, in the sack's mouth of the youngest, and his grain money. And he did according to the word that Joseph had spoken.
Deuteronomy 24:22
And you shall remember that you were a slave in the land of Egypt: therefore I command you to do this thing.
Proverbs 3:9
Honor the LORD with your substance, and with the firstfruits of all your increase:
John 14:15
If you love me, keep my commandments.
2 Corinthians 8:24
Therefore show to them, and before the churches, the proof of your love, and of our boasting on your behalf.
1 John 4:11
Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.